Student: Chemical Production Lab Assistant

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Posting Details

Job TitleStudent: Chemical Production Lab AssistantRequisition NumberSE02724Department Name3J5SE: Student EmploymentWork LocationLexington, KYOn Campus/Off CampusOff CampusSalary Range$11.00 per hourType of PositionStudentPosition Time Status Part-TimePreferred Education/Experience

Required Education/Experience:

Completion of two semesters of inorganic and organic chemistry, including labs.

Hours per Week

Up to 20 hours per week.

Job Summary

You must be a current UK student to apply to this position

Our company specializes in mid-scale chemical production, process improvement, and R&D. Current areas of concentration are in health supplements, cosmetic, and dye industries. This position involves assisting the chemists with various tasks such as washing glassware, making chemical solutions, routine maintenance of production equipment, assistance setting up lab experiments and analyses (GCMS, IR, HPLC). The student will have opportunity to be mentored and gain hands-on experience in a fast-paced R&D environment.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Preferred Skills/Knowledge/Abilities:

Chemical engineering classes and previous laboratory or chemical production experience is a plus.

Deadline to Apply10/30/2020University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Anticipated Start Date10/15/2020Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * You must be a UK student to hold this position. Are you a UK student?
    • Yes
    • No




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Posted: 10/11/2020
Application Due: 1/9/2021
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